Career Development and Jobs

Jobs After Jackson

Recent MA graduates have been successful in landing impressive positions in the United States and abroad. Examples of some of these positions include research assistant at the Federal Reserve Board, company commander for the U.S. Army, analyst at Dalberg Global Development Advisory in South Africa, senior associate at the Global Impact Investing Network, senior policy associate at the Abdul Latif Jameel Poverty Action Lab, and community lead for Eurasia for the World Economic Forum.


Jobs After Jackson Figures

Learn more about the jobs our graduates have taken after Yale.

Career Development at Jackson

The master’s program is a core aspect of the Institute and for the Career Development Office at Jackson. The following are programs offered for M.A. Global Affairs’ students in addition to the programs offered to all students:

  • Jackson M.A. student networking trips to New York City and Washington, D.C.
  • Advising and application review
  • Mock interviewing opportunities
  • Networking and career building workshops
  • Small group dinners following talks by featured speakers
  • Summer events in New York City, D.C., and London
Yale's Office of Career Strategy

As students of the Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, Jackson M.A. students have full access to graduate student programs and resources provided by the Office of Career Strategy. Students are encouraged to become familiar with the Symplicity system to apply for jobs and sign up for career events on campus. Learn more